This swoon-worthy pack is filled with gems from France and Italy. We’ve included a thoughtful selection of both red and white wines. Not only are they delightful but they are the sort of wines that make you really think about what’s in your glass and where it originated from.
Each case contains 1 bottle of each wine listed below:
Name: Joseph Mellot 2019 Sancerre La Chatellenie
Region: LOIRE VALLEY
Founded in 1513, Domaine Mellot is a family-owned and historic estate winery located in the Loire Valley. The wines from Mellot have been refined over many generations. They express a distinct terroir and are internationally renowned. This wine has notes of citrus, white peach and flint. On the palate it is full, fresh and balanced.
Name: Domaine Duclaux 2015 Châteauneuf-du-Pâpe Blanc
Region: RHONE VALLEY
This is one of the oldest Domaines in Châteauneuf du Pape and the family behind this winery is actually one of the founding members of the appellation association. The soils that these grapes grow on are comprised of river sand and rolled pebbles. The wine is full of concentrated exotic fruits with great aromatics. It is lively, well balanced and has an excellent weight to it.
Name: Paolo Scavino 2018 Langhe Nebbiolo
Paolo Scavino is a historic estate in the Barolo region of Northern Italy. They focus on high quality wines from three grapes: Dolcetto, Barbera and Nebbiolo. Their wines are brilliant, complex and elegant – the pinnacle of Barolo.
“The 2018 Langhe Nebbiolo is a bright and sharp expression with high-toned aromas of sour cherry, raspberry, forest fruit and white pepper. The wine shows exceptional purity and simplicity, which makes it perfect for those irresistible moments when you want a glass or two while you are preparing dinner in the kitchen. This Langhe Nebbiolo offers terrific value.” 92 Points, Robert Parker
Name: Château Tour de Capet 2018 Saint Émilion Grand Cru
This wine comes from the small estate of Château Capet-Guillier, which lies in the south of Saint Émilion. This wine is incredibly expressive; on the nose there is blackberry, strawberry and cassis. On the palate the wine is silky, with juicy black fruit flavour, medium acidity and fine tannins.
Name: Jaeger Defaix 2018 Rully 1er Cru Clos du Chapitre Rouge
This structured and elegant wine is a classic Burgundian expression of Pinot. Made from a hectare worth of organic grapes grown in the appellation of Chapitre, the area under vine is enclosed entirely by a stone wall. With rigorous pruning, the yields are able to be controlled and after a discerning selection process, only the finest clusters go into the wine. On the nose, there are aromas of red and black fruit with cherry and violet dominating. On the palate, the wine is supple and fine with refreshing acidity.
Name: Marion 2016 Valpolicella Superiore
Marion’s philosophy is to make beautiful, drinkable wines from the healthiest and most well-balanced fruit in Valpolicella. They practice minimal intervention in the cellar and their resulting wines are incredibly pure. This wine has a red cherry and woody aroma. It has a medium body with fine tannins and crunchy acidity.